Local Events & Attractions Annual Community Events ORRVILLE WALKS Date/Time/Location â€” Thursdayâ€™s May - Sept, 6:30 a.m.-8 p.m., check in at Heartland Point, 200 N. Main Street Weekly walks around Orrville. Participants will be entered in a weekly rafďŹ‚e. Free health screenings from â€œAOH Working on Wellness. Contact Information â€“ Jen Epling, 330-682-8881 ANNUAL MEMORIAL DAY PARADE Date/Time/Location â€” May 30, 2016; 9:15 a.m.; Orrville Public Library to Crown Hill Cemetary, program at cemetary to follow. FAMILY FUN NIGHTS - MOVIES IN ORR PARK Date/Time/Location â€” Thursday evenings starting in June and going through August; Rehm Pavilion, Orr Park Contact Information â€” www.orrville.com CONCERTS IN THE PARK Date/Time/Location â€” Thursday evenings starting in June and going through August; Rehm Pavilion, Orr Park Contact Information â€”330-684-5001,www.orrville.com FIRE IN THE SKY - 14U ASA NATIONAL QUALIFIER TOURNAMENT Date/Location â€” July (during annual Independence Day celebration); Orr Park. Contact Information â€” Orrville FireďŹ ghters Association, 330-684-5000, www.orrvilleďŹ reinthesky.com FOURTH OF JULY FESTIVAL 2015 : Parade June 30 at 7 p.m.; Carnival July 1-4; Fireworks July 4 at 10:15 p.m. Contact Information â€” Ron Ballentine, Orrville FireďŹ ghters Association, 330-684-5000, www.orrville.com for 2015 dates. Sponsor â€” Orrville FireďŹ ghters Association
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THE ORRVILLE LIONS CLUB RIB & MUSIC FEST Date/Time - Aug. 14 & 15, 2015; 5-11 p.m., Noon-11 p.m. Contact Information â€” 330-682-2679, For up to date information visit www.orrvillelionsclub.com/ribfest. UPTOWN, DOWNTOWN, ALL-AROUND TOWN COMMUNITY YARD SALE Date/Time - Oct. 3, 2015; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. (held annually the ďŹ rst Saturday in October) Contact Information â€” Orrville Chamber of Commerce, 330-682-8881, chamberofďŹ firstname.lastname@example.org, www. orrvillechamber.com. HOME FOR THE HOLIDAYS Date/Time/Location â€” Nov. 27, 2015; 5-8 p.m. (held annually the Friday after Thanksgiving), downtown Orrville. Contact Information â€” Orrville Area Chamber of Commerce, 330-682-8881. Attractions â€” Santa Claus arrives on a ďŹ retruck; lighting of the city Christmas tree; merchantsâ€™ open houses; refreshments; strolling carolers; photos with Santa; activities for children.
Local Attractions JOHNSON WOODS Location/Times â€” Fox Lake Rd., north of town, east off SR 57; open 1/2 hour before sunrise until 1/2 hour after sunset. Attractions â€” 206-acre woods donated to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources as a State Nature Preserve, in memory of Andrew C. Johnson; contains oldgrowth trees (some of the oldest in Ohio), younger growth, swamp areas and wild ďŹ‚owers; boardwalk-style walking trails of one-mile and half-mile lengths; trails are beautiful in all seasons; wheelchair accessible; no pets or bikes allowed; parking available across the road. ORRVILLE RAILROAD HERITAGE SOCIETY Location/Contact Information â€” 145 Depot St., Orrville, 330-683-2426.